Can’t wait until our sale to do some shopping for handmade gifts? Check out these sales:
Oct. 24-26, the Holiday Craft Bazaar at the Roseville Gift & Craft Shoppe at Fairview Community Center in Roseville. “Shop handmade crafts featuring quilts, ceramics, wood crafts, jewelry, knit and crocheted items, pottery, clothing, holiday decorations, baked goods, and so much more!” The sale is at 1910 County Road B W, Roseville 55113. Profits benefit the Roseville Area Senior Program and the individual artisans. Hours are 8:30am-4pm on Oct. 24-25, and 8:30am-2pm on the 26th.
Then there’s the awesome Do It Green! Green Gifts Fair at Midtown Global Market in Minneapolis. The sale is Saturday November 23 this year. We at the Harriet Alexander Nature Center LOVE recycling and nature and this event is a great way to support those concepts while supporting local crafters and other vendors!
Dec. 7-8, The same weekend as the Holiday Craft Fair the VFW on Woodhill, just north of City Hall, is having a craft sale as well. Interested vendors can call or text Mary, 651-485-4867 for more information.
Here’s another craft show possibility for your crafters and artists. There are two “Holiday Shopping Extravaganza” in Minneapolis this fall. On November 13 it will be in the Fifty South Sixth Tower/Skyway, and on December 10th in the SPS Tower atrium/Skyway. Both are during the working day, 11am-2pm. There will be free chair massages, raffle prizes and “so much more.” If interested in being a vendor please contact Kellie Martinson, email@example.com, 612-200-3368.
Here are some nifty holiday gift ideas from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, “Living Green 365: Make memories, not trash.” Check it out!